Christmas Decorating & Entertaining :: Updated Classic

Christmas home decor 0

I’m in full on Christmas decorating mode over here and I’m loving decorating the new house with what I already have, + a few new pieces added to the mix.  You’ve already seen my Christmas tree decorating, and today I’m sharing another view of our family room with the fireplace and a casual entertaining set […]

Easy Breakfast Casserole Recipe

easy brunch casserole recipe

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of PAM Cooking Spray. Every year we have overnight guests for the holidays.  When we host our Christmas cocktail party we have out -of-town friends who come and spend the night, and at Christmas my in-laws come and stay with us.   Breakfast has become […]

Mother’s Day Giveaway – iPad Mini

Mother's day giveaway - familiar

This giveaway is sponsored by Familiar, a free and private way to share your photos with your family. I’ve teamed up with a fantastic sponsor and team of bloggers to bring you this giveaway perfect for Mother’s Day {just around the corner!}.  What’s even better is that you can win 2 sets – one to […]

Football Food – Nacho Fries

french fry nachos

You guys know I’ve been working with Alexia Foods as one of their Tastemaker bloggers, and I’ve made some delicious dishes for entertaining using their frozen waffle fries and breads. In recognition of the Super Bowl on Sunday I have one more tasty idea for you using their frozen french fries. I made these Nacho […]

Winter Wonderland Inspiration

winter wonderland setting

Can you believe it?  Two days until Christmas!  And what could be more useful post holiday than a $50 Target gift card?  I have one to giveaway thanks to the folks at Apartment Guide, but first I wanted to show you this adorable winter wonderland setting I found on Pinterest this week.  The monochromatic colors, […]

8 Holiday Chalkboard Ideas

chalkboard ideas for Christmas

Chalkboards are making their way into holiday decor, big time! I’ve shared my love affair with all things chalkboard before and I love how I’m seeing it incorporated for Christmas. Here are a few of my favorites where designers have incorporated it into their seasonal decor. Paired with wreaths, used as menu backdrops, or turned […]

SunChips “Walking Tacos”

walking tacos

What’s your Halloween pre-trick -or-treat supper? Our tradition has always been to order pizza early, before going out at around 6:00 or 6:30. However, I just found a new alternative that’s delicious and imparts that playful touch that Halloween is known for – SunChips Walking Tacos. We gave these a try this weekend and the […]